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University of Mississippi Scholarship Deadlines- February 15, 2017 http://finaid.olemiss.edu/

Mississippi State University Scholarship Priority Deadline- December 1, 2017 http://www.admissions.msstate.edu/freshmen/money-matters

ICC Scholarship Application Deadline - April 1, 2017  https://www.iccms.edu/FinancialAid

 

 Don't forget to fill out the FAFSA and MTAG/MESG if you plan to attend college during the 2017-2018 school year!

1.  Tombigbee Counseling Association Scholarship   - Deadline is May 1, 2018

The Tombigbee Counseling Association Scholarship is now available in your counselors office. You must be majoring in psychology, counseling, or social work. You must rank in the upper 1/2 of your graduation class and must have an ACT of 18 or above. You must also show evidence of financial need and write a one page essay. 

2.  The Mississippi Municipal League Scholarship  - Deadline is May 4, 2018

Seniors:  Mississippi Municipal League Scholarship application available in Mrs. Collier’s office.  Essay on “Why I Should Consider a Career in Municipal Government” required.  See Mrs. Collier for more details.

3.  The Montesi Scholarship - Deadline is May 30, 2018

 

The Gatti, Keltner, Bienvenu, and Montesi Law Firm is offering a $2,500 scholarship at the end of the 2018 school year to a student enrolled in undergraduate schooling.

https://www.gkbm.com/montesi-scholarship/

4.  Walker Morgan Scholarship - Deadline is May 31, 2018

•             Applicants must currently be enrolled in high school and plan to graduate before July 1, 2018, or be enrolled in college.

•             Applicants must have a 2.5 GPA or higher.

•             Applicants or direct family members must have been personally affected by an injury of some type.

Deadline: May 31, 2018

Award Amount: $2,500

Application: Only online applications will be accepted. The application can be found at https://www.walkermorgan.com/#scholarship-application.

5.  Divorce Matters Scholarship - Deadline is May 31, 2018

This scholarship is available high school seniors and current college students who have either had parents go through a divorce or who have gone through a divorce themselves.  Divorce Matters understands how difficult it can be to pay for college after being involved in a divorce and want to help someone afford a better education.

Here are some brief notes on this scholarship:

•             $2,500 (One-time award)

•             Due May 31, 2018

•             Must be attending a 4-yr college/university or 2-yr community college for Fall 2018

•             Incomplete or Late Applications will not be accepted

You can view the scholarship and other pertinent information here:  https://www.divorce-matters.com/#divorce-scholarship

6.  Abbott & Fenner Scholarship Program - Deadline is June 14, 2018

 

Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants will award up to $1,000 to a winner for their scholarship program.  Students will need to submit an essay (500-1000 words) on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of their website: www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm. This scholarship is open to Juniors and Seniors. Full details are available on their website.             

7.  UEW Healthcare EEOICPA  Scholarship - Deadline is July 31, 2018

This scholarship is available to any High School senior nationwide.

Deadline: July 31, 2018

Award Amount: $1000

Application:   https://www.uewhealth.com/eeoicpa-reca/#scholarship-application

8.  Law Office of Nancy L. Cavey Scholarship - Deadline is August 1, 2018

The Law Office of Nancy L. Cavey believes firmly in the importance of education and as a way to give back to the community they are offering a $1000 scholarship to an outstanding student.

Application: The application and more scholarship details/requirements can be found at: http://caveylaw.com/scholarship-2018/.